I am a multidisciplinary designer with more than fourteen years’ experience at firms such as Arnold Worldwide, Korn Design, Adam & Company, SapientNitro, Alphabet Arm Design, and a few others. I have produced work for clients including Carnival Cruise Line, Fidelity, John Frieda, Marriott, New Balance, Pepsi Co., Progressive Insurance, Santander Bank, Timberland, and many others. I revel in creating dynamic systems that solve client's problems and provide delight for users.

Phone: 401 419 1950

Twitter: @irafcummings


  • Lead large design efforts, including site redesigns and brand launches
  • Strategic focus, with a concentration on finding the overlap of user needs and business goals
  • Effective project management skills with the ability to simultaneously oversee multiple projects from the conception stage to final execution
  • High attention to detail with a focus on driving success towards project goals and big-picture objectives
  • Able to work towards demanding deadlines while maintaining a consistently high quality of work and attention to detail


  • Expert on industry standard applications including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Sketch
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML, CSS and WordPress with knowledge of jQuery and front-end frameworks
  • Thorough knowledge of web standards, best practices, responsive design, and accessibility


Arnold Worldwide

Associate Creative Director UX/UI | 2014–present
  • Act as design lead on interactive projects
  • Interface directly with Client Stakeholders, Producers, and Developers to see projects through from inception to completion
  • Provide guidance and direction for junior designers and art directors to advocate for users throughout the process and ensure a high standard of quality

Lesley University

Adjunct Faculty | 2015
  • Define and create curriculum to meet criteria outlined by department head
  • Introduce first-year students to key elements of the design process
  • Teach fundamental concepts of sketching and rapid iteration as they pertain to the exploration of design concepts

Korn Design

Senior Designer | 2012–2014
  • Lead projects from the discovery phase through to strategy and into execution of proposed brand strategy
  • Work as creative lead on interactive projects, including the creation of site architecture, design of UX and UI, in addition to liaising with development partners
  • Manage junior staff while coordinating with creative directors
  • Oversee all aspects of projects, including working closely with clients and outside service vendors

ifc design

Founder and principal | 2012
  • Working with start-ups, small businesses and non-profits to develop strategic branding that creates key differentiation from their competitors and speaks directly to their target audience
  • Create clear and appealing infographics that convey strong points of view

Adam & Company

Designer | 2012
  • Developing brand communications for a variety of clients,  with a focus on lifestyle-oriented projects
  • Design elements of seasonal campaigns that included print and web media

A Few Others

Since 2002
  • My career up to this point has been varied and engaging. If you have questions about the full breadth of my experience, don't hesitate to get in touch.